Board of Directors


Susie McDonald, Board President; Owner/President (Retired), G. Howie Productions LLC 

Jocelyn Friedman, MS, ATR, Board Vice President; Parent Educator, Wake County Public Schools

Jeff Herrick, Board Member, Community Advocate; Research Ecologist

Katie Peoples, Board Member, Marketing Director; Assistant Director for Annual Giving, Elon University

Danika Mills, MSW, LCSW, MPS, LCAT, ATR-BC, CCM, Board Member; Independent Healthcare Consultant, Galileo, Inc.

Ashton Madison, Board Secretary; Project Manager, Durham VA Health Care System

Emily Esmaili, DO, MA, FAAP, Board Member, Research Specialist; Healthcare provider and an advocate of refugee children and their families in our community